Susan Crabtree
Susan Crabtree

Susan Crabtree is RealClearPolitics’ White House/national political correspondent.

Will Biden’s Border Crisis Cost Democrats Texas Seats?

Although Democrats now control a trio of House seats representing Texas’ southern-most border with Mexico, voting patterns are making the districts more competitive.

Consumer Watchdogs Say Kamala Harris Looked The Other Way While Utilities Set Stage For Wildfires

Some voices on the left argue that the Democratic leaders in California, including Kamala Harris, failed to hold utilities accountable as they spread vast sums of money in political-pay-to-play schemes around the state.

Rioters’ ‘Defund The Police’ Push Puts Democrat Candidates On Defense

Although polls show Trump and several GOP incumbents are running behind in key races, Democratic strategists are worried the defund-the-police movement could hurt them in swing states this fall.